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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science in Education with a major in Special Education


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Core Curriculum Areas A‑E: 42 Hours


For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Core Area F: 18 Hours


Content Concentration: 9


Two areas of content concentration are required and must be selected from Mathematics, Language Arts, Science, and Social Science.  These two areas, hereafter, are referred to as Concentration Area I and Concentration Area II.  (It is highly recommended that Mathematics or Language Arts is selected as one area of content concentration.)

Select a total of 9 hours in your two areas of concentration.  Select 6 hours in Concentration Area I and 3 hours in Concentration Area II according to the following:

  • Mathematics Concentration may select any 1000 or 2000 level mathematics course.  (MATH 1113  and MATH 2008  are recommended.)
  • Language Arts Concentration may select any 1000 or 2000 level English course.
  • Science Concentration may select any 1000 or 2000 level science course.  (ISCI 2001  and ISCI 2002  are recommended.)
  • Social Science Concentration may select any 1000 or 2000 level course from anthropology, economics, geography, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, or political science.

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours


Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Major Concentration: 60 Hours


In addition to classroom seat time, all Special Education courses have a required 25-hour field experience with P-12 students.

Content Concentration: 9


In Area F, 6 hours were selected in Concentration Area I and 3 hours were selected in Concentration Area II.  In the Major Content Concentration select 6 hours in Concentration Area II and 3 hours in Concentration Area I according to the following:

Language Arts Concentration


Select from the following:

Science Concentration


Select any science course.

Social Science Concentration


Select any course from anthropology, economics, geography, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, or political science.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124


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